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Queensland brings GPS ambulance tracking to the public

The Queensland Ambulance Service is using GPS tracking to allow members of the public to view the whereabouts of the state's ambulance fleet.

By 26 August 2014


Nickelback-hating meme must stop, says comedian Jim Gaffigan

Technically Incorrect: You're supposed to hate Nickelback because you're supposed to hate Nickelback. On Conan O'Brien's show, Gaffigan asks why.

By 1 July 2016


Sorry, Dory: Some fish can recognize your face, and they'll spit in it

Researchers train archerfish to spit at a familiar human face when shown two similar photographs.

By 8 June 2016


Uber prints 15,000 emails, stuffs them in sacks, delivers via horse and cart

Uber wasn't happy with recent changes to ridesharing laws in Australia. So it did what any multi-billion dollar Silicon Valley company would do.

By 4 May 2016


'The Man Who Would Be Satoshi': Girt by CNET podcast 71

The mysteries of Bitcon's founder, VPNs back on the menu, Optus and the EPL, Uber's equine protest and an interview with psychologist Phil Zimbardo of the Stanford Prison Experiment.

By 6 May 2016


Microsoft Band an official partner of Tough Mudder...just don't wear it on the day!

The high-tech fitness band is the official partner of the popular (and insanely tough) mud-themed obstacle event.

By 3 May 2016


Queensland police mapping crime scenes with 3D scanner

The Queensland police will be using the CSIRO's Zebedee scanner to map crime scenes in 3D.

By 18 February 2014


Seek-and-destroy robot to stop starfish killing the Great Barrier Reef

The Queensland University of Technology is developing an autonomous robot to deal with the one of the biggest threats to the Great Barrier Reef: Crown-of-Thorns Starfish.

By 8 September 2015


Police go on Facebook to charge Nickelback with crimes against music

Police in the Australian state of Queensland decide that the controversially bland band must be stopped.

By 21 May 2015


Two adorable new spiders found: Meet Sparklemuffin and Skeletorus

Two new species of peacock spider have been found in Queensland, Australia -- the colourful Sparklemuffin and the spooky Skeletorus.

By 6 March 2015